Last Updated: Thursday, March 13, 2014, 11:20
Teenage sensation Minjee Lee said she is in no rush to follow New Zealand`s Lydia Ko by turning professional as she plots a path to the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 06, 2014, 22:50
One of the first people on the scene after Oscar Pistorius shot girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp told a court on Thursday he feared the Olympic and Paralympic star, now on trial for murder, might kill himself with the same gun.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 06, 2014, 21:12
Two members of the Moscow-based Pussy Riots band, Nadezhda Tolokonnikova and Maria Alyokhina, were seriously assaulted at a fast food outlet by local youths in Nizhny Novgorod on Thursday.
Last Updated: Monday, March 03, 2014, 12:47
Olympic and Paralympic track star Oscar Pistorius will stand in a Pretoria dock on Monday to face a charge of murdering his girlfriend, opening the decisive chapter in the story of the rise and fall of one of the world`s most recognisable athletes.
Last Updated: Friday, February 28, 2014, 11:42
Russia rewarded the athletes who helped the Winter Olympics hosts top the medals table in Sochi by presenting the 13 gold medal winners and 20 other podium finishers with luxury SUVs on Thursday.
Last Updated: Sunday, February 23, 2014, 23:10
Sochi`s $50 billion Olympics close Sunday with Russia hailing a Games closely wrapped up in the image of President Vladimir Putin and the country seizing first place in the medals table.
Last Updated: Saturday, February 22, 2014, 14:56
The high profile members of punk group Pussy Riot came to Olympics host Sochi this week looking for trouble, Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Kozak said Saturday after the women were filmed being beaten with a horsewhip.
Last Updated: Saturday, February 22, 2014, 08:36
Ukraine`s second Winter Olympic Games gold medal will not be celebrated as the country`s Sochi team sticks together amid deadly clashes in anti-government demonstrations in Kiev.
Last Updated: Friday, February 21, 2014, 16:12
South Koreans blamed Russian President Vladimir Putin and biased judging at the Sochi Games after their top skater Kim Yuna was denied back-to-back Olympic golds by Russia`s Adelina Sotnikova.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 20, 2014, 13:34
Russia fell to Finland in the big men`s hockey clash at the Winter Olympics on Wednesday, robbing the hosts of a shot at the gold they covet most, while athletes and officials reacted with shock to the deaths of protesters in neighbouring Ukraine.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 20, 2014, 11:06
The US federal government has issued a new advisory to airlines, warning of potential threats of bombs hidden in shoes on inbound flights to the US.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 18, 2014, 20:34
Russian police on Tuesday detained the two most famous Pussy Riot members in Sochi, host of the Winter Olympics, questioning the pair for several hours in a theft case.
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